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China: Petition: Freedom from censorship! Free Yang Tongyan

, Index number: ASA 17/026/2008

Using this petition, signatories can express their concern about Yang Tongyan who is serving a 12–year sentence for "subversion" in connection with his writings in support of political and democratic change in China. Signatories consider Yang Tongyan to be a prisoner of conscience, imprisoned for the peaceful exercise of his human rights to freedom of expression and association, and request his immediate and unconditional release.

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